Covidien Management Discusses Q3 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Covidien (COV)

Q3 2012 Earnings Call

July 26, 2012 8:30 am ET

Executives

Coleman N. Lannum - Vice President of Investor Relations

Jose E. Almeida - Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President

Charles J. Dockendorff - Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President

Analysts

David H. Roman - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Research Division

David R. Lewis - Morgan Stanley, Research Division

Michael N. Weinstein - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division

Robert A. Hopkins - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division

Matthew J. Dodds - Citigroup Inc, Research Division

Thomas J. Gunderson - Piper Jaffray Companies, Research Division

Joanne K. Wuensch - BMO Capital Markets U.S.

Matthew O'Brien - William Blair & Company L.L.C., Research Division

Matthew Taylor - Barclays Capital, Research Division

Kristen M. Stewart - Deutsche Bank AG, Research Division

Lawrence S. Keusch - Raymond James & Associates, Inc., Research Division

Anthony Petrone - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division

Jonathan J. Palmer - Credit Agricole Securities (USA) Inc., Research Division

Presentation

Operator

Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Q3 2012 Covidien plc Earnings Conference Call. My name is Clinton, and I'll be your operator for today. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this call is being recorded for replay purposes. And now, I'd like to turn the call over to Cole Lannum, Vice President of Investor Relations. Please proceed, sir.

Coleman N. Lannum

Thanks, Clinton, and good morning, everyone. With me today are Joe Almeida, Covidien's Chairman, President and CEO; and Chuck Dockendorff, our Chief Financial Officer.

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